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Main line ctd
Black can capture three stones but the marked stone is blighted
Unless the top right is yet undisputed, in which case Black may be more adventurous, Black will play lightly here with and take up a position at the top left.
= Wedge into the elephant's eye
White grabs the corner but there's quite a lot of aji.
= Katago's preferences
emphasizes the corner. This variation can be attractive to White if there is influence on the left side to cooperate with.
If Blacj has influence at the top to cooperate with, he might extend up against the press. If , Black can reinforce the corner and then the stones go walking